Category Archives: 2015 Playoffs

Loons advance to Midwest League Championship Series

The Great Lakes Loons rallied late to beat the West Michigan Whitecaps 5-2 Tuesday to advance to their first Midwest League Championship Series. For much of the game, it looked like it would be West Michigan’s night. Starting pitcher Kyle … Continue reading

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LumberKings advance to MWL Championship Series

The Clinton LumberKings are heading back to the Midwest League Championship Series for the first time since 2010 after outlasting the Cedar Rapids Kernels in an epic 1-0 Game 3 that lasted 11 innings Monday. It was a hard-fought battle … Continue reading

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Kernels, LumberKings advance to Western Division finals

The second-round Western Division playoff series will be between the Clinton LumberKings and the Cedar Rapids Kernels, who won their respective series against the Peoria Chiefs and the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers on Thursday. Meanwhile, the South Bend Cubs evened their … Continue reading

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Kernels win 8th straight game, clinch playoff berth

The Cedar Rapids Kernels beat the Clinton LumberKings 6-1 Monday to win their eighth straight game and clinch a postseason berth for the fourth consecutive year. The win, combined with the Peoria Chiefs’ doubleheader sweep of the Burlington Bees earlier … Continue reading

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River Bandits, Astros extend PDC through 2018 season

The Quad Cities River Bandits and the Houston Astros have agreed to a two-year extension of their player development contract, keeping their affiliation intact through the 2018 season. The extension was announced Tuesday at a joint press conference at Modern  … Continue reading

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